Hospital Wants More In $3.5M Sex Abuse Coverage Suit

Law360, New York (August 1, 2011, 8:05 PM EDT) -- A West Virginia hospital announced Monday that it would appeal a judge's June ruling that nixed its claims for bad faith and punitive damages while ordering an insurer to pony up $3.5 million to cover a previous sex abuse settlement.

U.S. District Judge Joseph Goodwin ruled June 1 that a directors and officers policy issued to Charleston Area Medical Center by National Union Fire Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., provided coverage for the claims of two women who sued the hospital after they were molested by...
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